since: 0.8.0

Declaration [src]

fu_plugin_open (
  FuPlugin* self,
  const gchar* filename,
  GError** error

Description [src]

Opens the plugin module, and calls ->load() on it.

Available since: 0.8.0



Type: const gchar*

The shared object filename to open.

The data is owned by the caller of the method.
The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.

Type: GError **

The return location for a recoverable error.

The argument can be NULL.
If the return location is not NULL, then you must initialize it to a NULL GError*.
The argument will be left initialized to NULL by the method if there are no errors.
In case of error, the argument will be set to a newly allocated GError; the caller will take ownership of the data, and be responsible for freeing it.

Return value

Type: gboolean

TRUE for success, FALSE for fail.